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« on: August 10, 2010 08:21:25 AM »

Hope this is the place for this--it's clay but I'm not sure it can be called ceramic or anything like that. Anyway, I got this idea from a giraffe statue my mom and I got at a Ross store. She kept it and I made my own out of clay and mosaic glass. The dried clay is a little brittle though--wish I had used a different brand.



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« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2010 08:34:54 AM »

 Shocked  omg that is so beautiful!  You did a fantastic job!
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« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2010 08:39:42 AM »

This little fellow is so cute.  You are very talented to make the sculpture yourself.  How big is he/she?
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« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2010 09:16:53 AM »

That is adorable if it wasn't for the fact i have a three year old i'd have something like that sat in my living roo Smiley.
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« Reply #4 on: August 10, 2010 09:23:36 AM »

that's really cool!  the giraffe is adorable and i love the mosaic work.
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« Reply #5 on: August 10, 2010 09:32:45 AM »

Thank you everybody! And Sandra, he is about 10 inches tall and maybe 8 or so wide.
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« Reply #6 on: August 10, 2010 10:41:38 AM »

he is awesome! i love the way you used the coloured glass to represent the pattern of the skin.

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« Reply #7 on: August 10, 2010 12:45:56 PM »

Looks wonderful!
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« Reply #8 on: August 10, 2010 02:15:26 PM »

Amazing job! I hit this rocks! Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: August 10, 2010 05:05:45 PM »

I covet that! Adorable!
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